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      06-10-2009, 04:59 AM   #1
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Hi guys,

Just ordered the BMW Performance Short-throw Shift Kit (my first mod ever ). The parts cost $300 (ordered the kit without the knob and the boot because I already have the M Sport one) - the whole thing would cost about $550 here). The installation cost is about $140 at the dealer. The part number for the SSK is 25110430360.

EDIT: Installed ! Pics, movies and driving impressions below !

Driving impressions: Its everything I wanted ! The gearchanges are very quick and short, and it feels "natural". The effort for gearshift is LOWER OR EQUAL to the stock shifter. It seats a tiny bit taller than the old one (great, now I can better rest my hand on it while my elbow sits on the armrest), and the neutral is a bit more to the right. I can reduce (or almost eliminate) the small turbo lag I had between gearchanges, and I can easily chirp the tires in second gear (I'm stock).

BEFORE INSTALLATION MOVIE

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AFTER INSTALLATION MOVIE

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AFTER INSTALLATION MOVIE (fast gearchange)

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BEFORE INSTALLATION NEUTRAL AND HEIGHT (first 2 pics) and AFTER (last 2 pics)
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Updated with lots of movies and pictures ! Enjoy
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anyone else notice the Alcantara seat bolsters? Sweet
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anyone else notice the Alcantara seat bolsters? Sweet
I must admit that the BMW Performance Alcantara boot and knob goes perfectly with those seats, but I tought they are not worth $250 more...so I installed the kit without them. I may get them some day though...but purely for aestethical reasons.
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Is this the same kit?? http://www.trademotion.com/partlocat...catalogid=4462. I here everyone talking about the kit for over 500.00 tischer is selling one for under 200.00 is this the same kit?
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Is this the same kit?? http://www.trademotion.com/partlocat...catalogid=4462. I here everyone talking about the kit for over 500.00 tischer is selling one for under 200.00 is this the same kit?
Add $265 for an E92 kit.
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Is this the same kit?? http://www.trademotion.com/partlocat...catalogid=4462. I here everyone talking about the kit for over 500.00 tischer is selling one for under 200.00 is this the same kit?
No, it's not the same. The kit for 335i costs $265 more and includes an additional shifting arm. In my opinion, if you want a SSK get the true 335i kit, it's great.
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Thanks for the vids!

Do any vendors sell this or is only through dealerships?
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just go thru tischer
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